Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the national certification exam. Application for the examination is the responsibility of each student. The American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification provides certification for the Medical Laboratory Scientist. Further information regarding the agency can be accessed via the website: www.ascp.org
With national certification by this agency, graduates are employable throughout the United States. Note: Some states have licensure and require an additional examination and/or certification by the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC).